|Regnum Defende, Canada and Defending the Realm - Patrick Bruskiewich|
Defining the Realm as the Crown, Canada, its Citizens, Institutions, National Interests and Sovereignty, the key mission of the Canadian Forces is to Defend the Realm (Regnum Defende). This mission involves Canadian Forces personnel who patrol the air, sea and land regions of Canada, provide search and rescue and assist civilian authorities in specified safety and security activities such as disaster management...
Keywords: Defending the Realm; Regnum Defende; Canada; Canadian Sovereignty; CAF
|Radarsat-2: Gem in the SAR Satellite Constellation - Patrick Bruskiewich|
An article about Radarsat-2, a SAR satellite developed and launched by Canada, with a description of its uses in protecting Canadian sovereignty, as well as support the efforts of the UN and NATO. This article proposes the use of Radarsat-2 as a shared asset with NATO to lend efforts to combat piracy at sea as well as monitor the ocean activities of rogue nations. This article laid the foundation for the Naval Quarantine of North Korea and the two UN Security Council Resolutions UNSCR1718(2006) ...
Keywords: Radarsat-2; Synthetic Aperture Radar; SAR; Satellite; NATO; Naval Quarantine; Law of the Seas; Canadian Sovereignty